Russian etiquette – Do’s and Don’ts when visiting Russia

Pedestrians

Russian society is marked by ancient traditions and habits. They are very cultural and so they easily recognize other cultures by their behavior. Sometimes these other behaviors may even be considered offensive to Russian citizens. So you should know about the table manners, Russian gestures and traditions, if you want to experience a stay without… Continue reading

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Hello Moscow

Hello Moscow! My name is Sam Cramer, a new intern at Liden & Denz Moscow.  I am a post-graduate from the United States here to improve my Russian language skills (starting from scratch, to be honest). During the summer of 2012 I spent a month in Moscow with my university and instantly fell in love… Continue reading

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Student Interview: Around the World to Different Russia

Different Russia

Hans-Kurt Lübberstedt from St. Gallen, Switzerland, is a student at our St.Petersburg Language center.  Having spent all his life working in computer simulation and seeing the world, Lübberstedt decided to come to Russia to learn the language of Pushkin.  Where do you live at the moment? We have been living in Crete, Greece, for two years now.… Continue reading

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